Probably a primary word (or perhaps a form of the article G3588
); the relative (sometimes demonstrative) pronoun, who
Third person singular present indicative of G1510
; he (she or it) is
; also (with neuter plural) they are
Tense - Present (See G5774
Voice - No Voice Stated (See G5799
Mood - Indicative (See G5791
Count - 1612
Apparently a primary word; 'shade' or a shadow (literally or figuratively [darkness of error
or an adumbration
of things to come;
A strengthened form of G3199
(through the idea of expectation
); to intend
, that is, be about
to be, do, or suffer something (of persons or things, especially events; in the sense of purpose
, or hesitation
Tense - Present (See G5774
Voice - Active (See G5784
Mood - Participle (See G5796
Count - 2549
A primary particle (adversative or continuative); but
The masculine, feminine (second) and neuter (third) forms, in all their inflections; the definite article; the
(sometimes to be supplied, at others omitted, in English idiom).
; the body
(as a sound
whole), used in a very wide application, literally or figuratively.
] of Christ.
, that is, the Messiah
, an epithet of Jesus.
_ _ things to come the blessings of the Christian covenant, the substance of which Jewish ordinances were but the type. Compare “ages to come,” that is, the Gospel dispensation (Ephesians 2:7). Hebrews 2:5, “the world to come.”
_ _ the body is of Christ The real substance (of the blessings typified by the law) belongs to Christ (Hebrews 8:5; Hebrews 10:1).
Which are but a lifeless shadow; but the body, the substance, is of Christ.
Which are a shadow of things to come; but the (z) body [is] of Christ.
(z) The body as a thing of substance and physical strength, he sets against shadows.
- a shadow:
John 1:17 For the law was given by Moses, [but] grace and truth came by Jesus Christ.
Hebrews 8:5 Who serve unto the example and shadow of heavenly things, as Moses was admonished of God when he was about to make the tabernacle: for, See, saith he, [that] thou make all things according to the pattern shewed to thee in the mount.
Hebrews 9:9 Which [was] a figure for the time then present, in which were offered both gifts and sacrifices, that could not make him that did the service perfect, as pertaining to the conscience;
Hebrews 10:1 For the law having a shadow of good things to come, [and] not the very image of the things, can never with those sacrifices which they offered year by year continually make the comers thereunto perfect.
- the body:
Matthew 11:28-29 Come unto me, all [ye] that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. ... Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me; for I am meek and lowly in heart: and ye shall find rest unto your souls.
Hebrews 4:1-11 Let us therefore fear, lest, a promise being left [us] of entering into his rest, any of you should seem to come short of it. ... Let us labour therefore to enter into that rest, lest any man fall after the same example of unbelief.
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